Los Angeles: La Brea Tar Pits and Page Museum Ticket
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3 hours - 6 hours
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What You'll Do
  • Discover over a million Ice Age fossils at the Page Museum at La Brea Tar Pits
  • Learn what the archaeologists have excavated today at the active dig site
  • See tar bubbling from the ground
  • Take a walk through the Pleistocene Garden
  • Admire the fossils and skeletons of saber-toothed cats and dire wolves
  • Watch scientists at work in the Fossil Lab
  • Add on admission to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
  • Look at the world’s only Tyrannosaurus Rex growth series
  • Enter the vaults of the Mineral Hall to view diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and other exquisite gems
See over 1 million ice age fossils from 650 species with a full-day general admission ticket to the Page Museum at La Brea Tar Pits, Los Angeles. Explore the world’s only active, urban Ice Age excavation site. Discover the mysteries hidden below the city.
What to Expect
Explore an active Ice Age dig site, and see fossils that date back to pre-history. Discover landscapes that include the iconic Lake Pit and La Brea tar pits, where Ice Age fossils were discovered dating from 10,000-40,000 years ago.

See tar bubbling and seeping through the surface of the ground. Walk through the Pleistocene Garden and visit fossil excavation sites, such as Pit 91, Project 23, and Observation Pit. Discover what the tar pit excavators have uncovered today!

Everything on display at the Page Museum was found in La Brea Tar Pits. This is where the best fossils are put on display. Marvel at the fossils of animals and plants, including mammoths, saber-toothed cats, and dire wolves. Watch paleontologists at work in the Fossil Lab, and see what it’s like to get stuck in the tar with the tar pull.

Upgrade your visit with a combination ticket to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, and explore the world past and present. Visit the new Dinosaur Hall and see the world’s only Tyrannosaurus Rex growth series. Get a behind-the-scenes look at how scientists work on fossils in the Dino Lab. Admire the skeletons of mastodons and whales, see animal dioramas from North America and Africa, and more.

Stroll through the extensive Nature Gardens, and discover true stories about plants and animals in the Nature Lab. More than 2,000 spectacular specimens are displayed in the Gem and Mineral Hall. Enter the vault to view diamonds, rubies, sapphires, and other exquisite gems. Find out how L.A. came to be in the Becoming Los Angeles exhibit.
What's Included
  • General admission to Page Museum and La Brea Tar Pits
  • Entrance to the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County (if option chosen)
What's Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Parking fees
  • Ice Age Encounters show and special exhibitions
Meeting Point
Know Before You Go
• Please note the opening times as follows: daily from 09:30 to 17:00 (check website for closed holidays)
• There is no set time for this ticket. You may arrive at any time during the open hours. Last entry is at 16:00
• Tickets are valid for 90 days from the date on your voucher
• There is a parking lot onsite for an additional fee
• The Excavator Tour is free with General Admission. Make your timed reservation when you arrive. Space is limited and not guaranteed

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